Usage examples for wolverine

  1. On its rocky hills and watery upper barrens where settlement can never come are to be found silver fox- the finest in the world, so fine that the Revillons have established a fur- breeding post for silver fox on one of the islands- cross fox almost as fine as silver, black and red fox, the best otter in the world, the finest marten in America, bear, very fine Norway lynx, fine ermine, rabbit or hare galore, very fine wolverine, fisher, muskrat, coarse harp seal, wolf, caribou, beaver, a few mink. – The Canadian Commonwealth by Agnes C. Laut
  2. When the day came, they all gathered; there was the otter, the beaver, the lynx, and the wolverine. – Thirty Indian Legends by Margaret Bemister
  3. He ended by hurrying the cattle down the canyon so that he might ride on to the Wolverine that night. – The Ranch at the Wolverine by B. M. Bower
  4. To this end I proposed to visit the various places of amusement, to go on excursions, join volunteer companies, run to fires, in short, to make myself ever present, wherever there was anything to be seen, to which the verdant eyes of a backwoods Wolverine were unaccustomed. – Doesticks, What He Says by Q. K. Philander Doesticks
  5. When spring came at last, and he rode regretfully back to his claim on Mill Greek, he was not at all the morose Ward Warren who had ridden down to the Wolverine that stormy night in January. – The Ranch at the Wolverine by B. M. Bower
  6. She would not go on to the Wolverine; that needed no decision; she accepted it at once as a fact. – The Ranch at the Wolverine by B. M. Bower
  7. The girl said nothing, but bowed her head, and the long wolverine- fur fringe of her ermine hood blew across her broad, dark face. – The Second Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
  8. Then came the turn of the wolverine. – Thirty Indian Legends by Margaret Bemister
  9. There's a ranch somewhere ahead, on the Wolverine, isn't there? – The Ranch at the Wolverine by B. M. Bower
  10. The bear and wolverine had gone forever. – A Man and a Woman by Stanley Waterloo
  11. " It is that mischief- maker, the wolverine, who has taken my bag," he said. – Thirty Indian Legends by Margaret Bemister
  12. This is warm enough for me; it's wolverine. – The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories The Beckoning Hand--Lucretia--The Third Time--The Gold Wulfric--My Uncle's Will--The Two Carnegies--Olga Davidoff's Husband--John Cann's Treasure--Isaline and I--Professor Milliter's Dilemma--In Strict Confidence--The by Grant Allen
  13. Lost and starving though he was, he smiled grimly as the roving wolverine and the lynx turned the night into what would have been a thing of horror to the superstitious breeds. – The Whelps of the Wolf by George Marsh
  14. You've got the nerve of a wolverine. – Judith of the Godless Valley by Honoré Willsie